Definition Of drawn


(of a person or a person's face) looking strained from illness, exhaustion, anxiety, or pain.

Cathy was pale and drawn and she looked tired out

Example Of drawn

  • Cleo sat perched on a stool, looking drawn and anxious.

  • He had a drawn , gaunt face with a pair of extremely deep-set eyes.

  • Numbly peering at her drawn face, he drew back her sleeve without looking to feel for a pulse.

  • Seated in the same room was the King himself, his tired and drawn face resting in his hand as he slowly massaged his own temples.

  • The worn canvas they hauled their belongings off with was nearly as haggard as their drawn expressions.

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